PAPERS PUBLISHED AND LECTURES DELIVERED ON BEHALF OF ICCPR:
ICCPR publishes a paper on ‘Advocacy for outpatient cardiac rehabilitation globally’.
In September 2016, an ICCPR team led by Dr. Abraham Babu published these guidelines, which will help countries across the world lead advocacy campaigns to have cardiac rehabilitation services included as part of their healthcare. Click here for the full version of the article: Click here for supplementary information on 4 advocacy success stories in different regions of the world.
ICCPR publishes guidelines for cardiac rehabilitation in low resource settings.
In May, 2016, a team of researchers led by Dr. Sherry Grace, published these guidelines in the prestigious journal, “Heart”, of BMJ. This statement is endorsed by the leading cardiovascular prevention and rehabilitation societies, across the world. Click here for the article: (Click here for the official press release)
A longer version of the statement was published in “Progress In Cardiovascular Disease” in the November-December 2016 issue. Click here for the full version of the CONSENSUS STATEMENT:
Editorial published in the November 2015 Journal of Clinical Hypertension by Dr. Abraham Babu and Dr. Sherry Grace on behalf of the ICCPR. Article title: Cardiac Rehabilitation for Hypertension Assessment and Control: Report From the International Council of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation: Click here for the pdf version of the full article:
The first ICCPR paper was published in Nature Reviews in July 2014. The article was an outcome of issues discussed in ICCPR meetings and published by two ICCPR members, who initiated the idea. This review by invitation of the journal’s chief editor is among the World Heart Federation priorities and will be of great help for those who are looking for cardiac rehabilitation data at the global level (specifically data based on countries, divided by World Bank income classification).
Link on the journal website: http://www.nature.com/
SLIDES OF DR. SHERRY GRACE’S TALK AT WCC 2014- MELBOURNE- CLICK HERE
SLIDES OF DR. JOHN BUCKLEY’S TALK AT WCC 2014-HEART FRIENDS AROUND THE WORLD- CLICK HERE